Listen Up Northwest program 87: Culture and Climate Change
We look at our culture and its inherent link to our economy and climate change
* Author Colin Beavan chronicled his year long, green lifestyle change to see what it was like to live a no impact life. He and his family turned off the power, didn't use motorized transportation or produce trash, and only ate food produced within 250 miles from their 9th floor apartment in New York City. (Linda Olson Osterlund, A Deeper Look, KBOO, Portland, OR)
* British journalist, author environmentalist and co-founder of the Dark Mountain Project, Paul Kingsnorth talks about our cultural values and its inherent link with climate change. (Alex Smith, Radio Ecoshock, Vancouver, BC)
Music by The Correspondents, Prkr and DJ B-Girl Copy editor: Robbin Block. Host: Yuko Kodama.